The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Second Line Support Engineer
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 92 117
Rank change year-on-year -5 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 6 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.48% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.53% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
Median salary £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.73% -24.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £18,750 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.96% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1215 1142 1642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 96.74% 95.33% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 965 978 1255
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Cheshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer in Cheshire.

Salary trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Cheshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £26,750 - 1
Northwich 0 1 £21,000 +10.52%
Macclesfield - 1 £28,000 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
North West

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, 2nd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 6 (46.15%) Office 365
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) Service Management
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 2 (15.38%) Android
8 2 (15.38%) VMware
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (15.38%) Network Management
8 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
8 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
8 2 (15.38%) Apple
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) MCP
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Skype
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
1 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) 3Com
4 1 (7.69%) Draytek
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
Runcorn, Cheshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago